2017.10.11

The Morphology of Mobile Phones

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‘The Morphology of Mobile Phones’ an exhibition celebrating the 15th anniversary of the au Design project was held in July.

I wasn’t able to go see the exhibition as couldn’t schedule it properly but received the catalog that had apparently been put made.

Actually, I mad this special case when Marc Nelson’s ‘Talby’ was released.

Fujimoto from Evergreen Works turned it into a product from sketches similar to Marc’s rough diagrams.

However, I guess it was natural to be told “design by au” when looking back at devices done like this. Since that sensation did not end with the appearance of the iPhone, I would hope products that challenge the idea of the mobile device continue to be proposed in the future.

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